automaton - Dictionary definition and meaning for word automaton
its not mnemonic..just think as automatic which works automatically
THEORY OF AUTOMATA...TCS
S: Zombie.. Somethin thats automatic like a machine and imitates actions of humans
automaton= automat(automatic) + on. and now i will memorise it as on switching ON ,the machine AUTOMATICALLY starts working which reduces the human effort.
ROBOT. who imitates human actions
Auto=self,mation for machine,so automation= machine which operate itself (Robot)